Welcome to Blackawton, in the heart of Devon’s beautiful South Hams. A working parish with a vibrant community spirit, Blackawton offers so much to discover, from gentle walks giving stunning views over sea and moor, to the historic church with its fabulous rood screen.
This website is run by the Parish Council, but hopes to cover the full range of activities and points of interest in our community. So whether you are long-term resident or just planning a visit, please feel as free to explore the various sections of the site as you are to wander through our tranquil lanes and hidden valleys.
On 2 May 2019 Blackawton will vote and choose its next Parish Councillors and its South Hams District Councillor. Could that be you?! Parish Councillor nomination papers are now available from South...read more
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Blackawton Beacon March 2019read more
Important information for working age people about changes to the Council Tax Reduction Scheme from 1 April 2019. Following consultation with the public, South Hams District and West Devon Borough...read more
The public consultation on the Strete Neighbourhood Plan is open until 22 March. The Strete Neighbourhood Plan has been submitted to South Hams District Council for independent examination. Further...read more